Estimator with Manufacturing Background

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for an estimator to join our business based in Nelson on a permanent basis. The hours of work are 8.30am - 5pm Monday to Thursday with an early finish of 4pm on Friday. Offering a salary of between 20k - 25K per annum.

With 27 years' experience in internal and external lighting we work with some of the UK's largest brands creating bespoke high end products. People choose to work with us because we are not afraid to bring our own views and ideas to the table, as lighting is our specialty and we know what works well.

As the estimator you will be:

• Ensuring communication and customer service levels are kept to a very high standard
• Extracting relevant information from specifications and site drawings provided by customers ensuring all items are priced for
• Producing manuals/presentations for clients
• Gathering quotations for parts/materials/products from external suppliers to ensure the most competitive price is achieved
• Involved in design meetings once an inquiry has been ordered
• Chasing clients for completed quotations to ensure we are up to date with all outstanding inquiries
• Monitoring inquiry levels and ensuring all the above is met within the deadline

The ideal estimator will have the following skills and experience:

• Proactive and professional approach to all tasks
• Excellent communication and customer service skills
• Ability to multitask as there will be multiple inquiries to be managed at any one time
• Work well under deadlines and have time management skills
• Knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook

We are a easily accessible just a 5 minute drive from the M65 motorway and offer a stimulating and challenging place to work, believing our employees are the cornerstone of the company. The role of estimator is challenging yet rewarding